Frequently Asked Questions

Here are our commonly asked questions. If you still have a question feel free to call Matt on 0405 539 331

 

Which materials are allowed in the Skip Bin

The following materials are NOT allowed in the Skip Bin. Additional charges may result. Asbestos or fibro Food Liquids Gas bottles, flammable containers Hazardous chemicals including solvents, paints, acids, oils, grease traps etc Please speak to us if you need to dispose of asbestos or fibro. We provide special bins for asbestos and fibro which must be wrapped in plastic and disposed of separately. Should you require this service please call us for a quote. Palm trees, car tyres and mattresses incur an extra fee. Please let us know if you have these items when you make your booking so that we can quote for you. Tree stumps must be no bigger than L30cm x W30cm x H30cm.

How high can I fill the bin to?

Please fill to the rim only to prevent spillage whilst being transported. This is very important as it is illegal to transport overloaded bins and your bin cannot be collected if overfull.

Where should the skip bin be located?

As a general rule, the skip bin needs to be placed on private property. This includes most driveways if they are within the boundaries of your property. Your driveway needs to be at least 2.7 metres wide for a normal truck to fit in the driveway. You should also ensure there are no power lines or trees that may hinder the access and placement of the bin at time of delivery. If you think that access may be difficult, feel free to discuss the location of the skip bin. Call matt on 0405539331. Please note that if you need us to place the bin off your property, such as on a nature strip, you will need to check with your local council as you may require a permit. We are a registered preferred bin supplier in the following councils – NEWCASTLE. Please allow up to 24 to 72 hours for an approval.

What size skip bin do I need?

The most common size skip bins for a household clean up are 2 to 6 cubic metres. For a large cleanup or renovation, 4 TO 6 cubic metre bins are more suitable. More

How long can I keep the skip bin?

We usually allow for 1 week hire as we find this is enough time for most clean ups. If you require the bin for longer just let us know - additional charges may apply. If you have filled the bin earlier, just call us and we will come and collect it. 0405539331

How much notice do I need to give when ordering my Skip Bin?

We can deliver your skip bin the day after you order. For orders before 10am, we can deliver a skip bin the same day.

How do I Pay for the Skip Bin

When you make your booking on line pay in our secure booking system. We accept: Visacard or Mastercard via eWay payment gateway. Cash and cheque payments to the driver upon delivery; Direct deposit; Account applications are available for builders.